Toontrack releases new bass guitar expansion for EZmix 2
Toontrack is proud to present the the Bass Toolbox EZmix Pack – a new expansion for EZmix 2 featuring a wide variety of presets custom-made solely for bass guitar. You'll find anything from amp and cab simulation settings to signal chains for amp and DI combos as well as inserts applicable on any type of source bass guitar audio.
"The idea was to compile something that would cater to a broad use, regardless of genre. A collection that covered the whole gamut of fundamental tools you'd need to get your bass right in a mix scenario", says Toontrack sound designer Ulf Edlund.
A bass guitar in a mix situation is seldom just a plain and simple instrument signal. It often involves a long chain of effects such as compression, EQ, tape simulator and various types of distortion. Most mix engineers would even agree to bass being one of the hardest instruments to have sit well in a production. That's why Toontrack put together an all-star team of engineers to design this collection of go-to settings for mixing and recording bass guitar: Randy Staub (Metallica, Avril Lavigne), Neil Dorfsman (Bruce Springsteen, Dire Straits), Pelle Henricsson (Refused, Meshuggah) as well as the Toontrack sound design team.
This pack will provide anything from warm and muffled to edgy, modern and distorted tones – all the way from upright and acoustic to vintage, classic and modern. It's a toolbox for bass guitar. Easy.
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What is EZmix 2?
EZmix 2 is a preset based multi-effect mixing tool that lets you assign pro-designed audio processing signal chains to any audio source. Be it guitar, bass, vocals or drums – with EZmix 2 you'll make great sounding mixes in no time!
What is an EZmix Pack?
EZmix Packs expand the core content in EZmix 2 with new settings. The selection is continuously growing and currently includes material by several Grammy Award-winning engineers, packs for mastering, vocals, guitar and bass as well as those for specific genres or common mix issues.